68points

Apple Thunderbolt Display

66points

HP Passport 1912nm

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Apple Thunderbolt Display
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Apple Thunderbolt Display vs HP Passport 1912nm

Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm
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66
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Why is Apple Thunderbolt Display better than HP Passport 1912nm?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • Has an LED-backlit display
  • Has a front camera
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Supports portrait mode
  • Has an ambient light sensor
  • Has a glossy panel
  • Has FireWire

Why is HP Passport 1912nm better than Apple Thunderbolt Display?

  • 7ms less response time
    5msvs12ms
  • 200W lower power consumption on operation
    50W vs250W
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • 304.4mm shorter
    186.6mmvs491mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 1W lower power consumption on standby
    1W vs2W
  • 139.4mm thinner
    67.6mmvs207mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.height

491mm

186.6mm

Best

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3.9mm

2.thickness

207mm

67.6mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

3.Supports VESA mount
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.

4.width

650mm

448mm

Best

Toshiba PA3923U-2LC3

340.5mm

5.supports portrait mode
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

The screen can be turned into portrait mode which is better to view isolated images like documents, photos, etc.

Display

1.response time

12ms

5ms

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

2.pixel density

109ppi

86ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

3.screen size

27"

18.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

5.has an IPS screen
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

6.resolution

2560 x 1440px

1366 x 768px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

Colors

1.luminance

375cd/m²

250cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

3.has an ambient light sensor
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.has a VGA connector
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

3.USB ports

3

5

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

4.supports thunderbolt
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

5.supports Ethernet
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

Ethernet is a local area network technology.

6.has FireWire
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Power

1.power consumption operation

250W

50W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

2W

1W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.audio output power

2 x 24.5W

1 x 2W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

3.has a front camera
Apple Thunderbolt Display
HP Passport 1912nm

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

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